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Cafe Julia

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1040 Richards St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-2920
+1 808-533-3334
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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1040 Richards St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-2920
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

We just happened to be walking past the YWCA and noticed a sign for Cafe Julia. The restaurant is located in a roofed area with breeze coming through so on a warm day it was a good escape. We both ordered alcohol free Mango Mojitos...More

Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

We overheard another visitor to the Palace ask about lunch. Our guide recommended Cafe Julia. My friend and I both had the chicken salad with Asian noodles. The greed were great, the portion was huge. Delicious and filling. Great iced tea. We left highly satisfied....More

Thank Bridget B
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at this place and it was such a lovely place to sit down at. Also, the food was good and staff were friendly

Thank Jeanette L
Reviewed July 27, 2017

We went here for lunch because we got a discount after touring the Lolani Palace. I'm glad we got a 10% discount because everything is very expensive. I had a burger for $20 (one of the cheapest meals on the menu). My wife had a...More

Thank ElConquistador000
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Sat outside and enjoyed the food and the breeze. Beautiful! Food was delicious and very reasonable for the location.

Thank C.t. A
Reviewed June 24, 2017

I'm sure folks in and around the Capitol know this place - but I was surprised by what we found. You go through the YWCA entrance and into a courtyard where there is a pool on the right and you go to the left to...More

Thank Marianne R
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Great place to have a business lunch in a relaxed atmosphere and a good selection of menu items that is unique and perfect for that meeting.

Thank Grant K
Reviewed June 2, 2017

We were visiting the Iolani Palace and asked around for a place for lunch. Cafe Julia over the road at the YWCA. We went not expecting much but were blown away by the venue, menu and quality of the food. The interior was reminiscent of...More

Thank Waiariki
Reviewed May 24, 2017

TThe cafe is trying to be elegant, which is not a plus. It is across the street from 'Iolani Palace, a few blocks from the King Kamehameha Statute, Kawaiaha'o Church, Mission Homes, as well as the downtown librarypublic. The food is tast5y.

Reviewed May 24, 2017

This is a great little secret!! Even though its next to the pool of the YWCA, its great! Its small intimate, and the food is really good. The staff was pleasant and friendly. Good times!! Check it out

Thank alytle72
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William S
January 25, 2015|
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Response from Connie M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Cafe Julia is wheelchair friendly.. The courtyard area is flat and is accessible from the "side street" adjacent to one of the entrances. The staff will also be happy to provide assistance -- the "aloha spirit" is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1040 Richards St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-2920
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-533-3334
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